Cookies For Choice

For the entire month of June, Twofish Baking Company of The Sea Ranch, California and Tarts and Flours of Hackensack, NJ are helping to raise funds for A is For with Cookies For Choice! This bi-coastal collaboration is available both in store and online! A percentage of the sales from these cookies will benefit A is…

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A is For Conversations Presents: Ain’t Gonna Le Sigh No More: Black Women and Feminist Culture in the Digital Space

In keeping with A is For’s mission as a unifying forum to spotlight issues regarding women’s reproductive rights, and to set a tone of priority and inclusion as the organization moves into its next stages of development, we are pleased to announce the launch of our A is For Conversations series, which will feature six…

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An Important Message Regarding A is For’s Night of a Thousand Vaginas Benefit for Texas Women

Due to scheduling conflicts, we must regretfully postpone Monday’s benefit at Largo until January. We’re incredibly grateful to those of you who purchased tickets, and Largo will be in touch shortly regarding refunds. A is For is fully committed to helping the women of Texas fight back against the attacks on their reproductive freedoms. Stay…

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A is For August: 31 Days of Unity

In A is For’s Nightly Need to Know blog, we sift through dozens of websites and blogs every evening so that you don’t have to. The news we bring you can be overwhelming. Just when we think things couldn’t possibly get worse, up pops a new bill or piece of legislation that makes us want…

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A is For Asssscat Benefit with Lena Dunham and the UCB

Earlier this year, A is For, in collaboration with the Upright Citizens Brigade, Lena Dunham, Julie Bowen and Busy Phillips, held a bi-coastal benefit to raise awareness of the War on Women. In this video, Lena Dunham and UCB performers Aubra Tayback and Shannon O’Neill discuss how they became involved in the event and the…

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Meet the Peer Leaders of the TORCH Program

NARAL Pro-Choice NY recently presented A is For co-founder Martha Plimpton with their Champion of Choice award. As part of the award luncheon, some of NARAL’s TORCH Program Peer Leaders participated in the making of their own A Is For campaign video. NARAL Pro-Choice NY and the National Institute for Reproductive Health’s Teen Outreach Reproductive…

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Come For A Cause With A Is For and Babeland NYC

To help celebrate their 20th Anniversary, A is For has partnered with Babeland for a fun, feminist evening to raise money for reproductive rights and women’s health. On June 13th, 7:00 PM at Babeland SOHO, join A is For co-founders Martha Plimpton and Lizz Winstead as Lizz emcees a group of comedians, including Beth Lisick…

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Who is Covering the War on Women?

We Are! Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting’s Jim Naureckas said of our Facebook page, “If you want the latest dispatches from the War on Women, this is the page to Like.” But our team at A is For isn’t going to settle for having just the best Facebook page that covers every breaking story that…

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Your Nightly Need to Know 2/6/13

Bill to Toughen Abortion Clinic Rules Passes Arkansas House Committee (WNCFTV) Michigan Legislators Reintroduce Forced Ultrasound Bill (RH Reality Check) Planned Parenthood Calls New Iowa Bill ‘Most Extreme Yet‘(KCCI) Idaho Lawmakers Back Tax Break for Anti-Choice Group (Statesman) Alabama State Senator Shadrack McGill Worries Aborted Babies Might Go To Hell (Opposing Views) President Obama Sends…

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